Archives for February 2015

Weekend Fun, February 27 – March 1

Friday Kid’s Kingdom Consignment Ministry. 9 am – 6 pm. Orange Hill Baptist Church. 4293 Austell Road, Austell. “Kids Kingdom is a high quality, well organized children’s consignment ministry featuring children and teen clothing, baby items and equipment, toys, DVDs, baby furniture, books and educational items, maternity, and much more. We offer name brand clothing from […]

Moms In Training

  I was recently contacted by Allison Shaughnessy with the Georgia Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society about a new program that they’re launching called Moms in Training. I love the concept and wanted to share it with our Smyrna Parent readers, but there’s more info here than I can fit in a Facebook […]

Even MORE businesses “Now Open” in Smyrna

  Have you guys noticed all of the “Now Open” signs around Smyrna? The growth (and variety!) is exciting and we hope to have more specific reviews on some of them soon. Home decor & design, beer & BBQ, cupcakes & yogurt, and a studio to help you land your big break…which are you most excited […]

Weekend Fun, February 20 – 22

Friday Back to the Beanstalk. 7:30pm. Young Actors Playhouse. When Jack’s village is over-run with rats and mice, Jack and his mother have no choice but to sell his beloved cow to pay the Piper. After being tricked into trading away his cow for beans, Jack goes on an adventure of a lifetime. Discover what Jack learns […]

{Small Business Spotlight & Giveaway} The Space Atlanta

I first heard about The Space back in November. I was in a large group, with several different conversations occurring simultaneously. But something from one of the other conversations stood out to me. “I’m sorry,” I said, “did you say you take a trapeze class? Here in Smyrna??” The Space Atlanta bills itself as a movement arts […]

Valentine’s Day Heart Apron Craft

This sweet little craft (inspired by ClumsyCrafter) is easy to do with children of all ages, and the technique can be used in many different ways. You can decorate t-shirts, tote bags, and canvases by following the same simple steps. Have fun! Supplies: – cloth apron (usually less than $5 at craft stores) – empty […]

Mardi Gras Crafts

{originally posted February 2, 2014} This Tuesday is Mardi Gras and holidays have been a Really Big Deal in our house since Elia caught the holiday bug this past Halloween. I’m from New Orleans and I get a little nostalgic for home at this time of year, so sharing stories and traditions is fun for […]

Weekend Fun, February 6-8

Saturday Home Depot Kids’ Workshop. 9am – 12pm. All Home Depot locations. This month’s activity: Build a heart box for Valentine’s Day. These workshops are designed for children 5 – 12. In addition to their craft, they will receive a free apron, pin and certificate while supplies last. All materials available on a first come, first […]